Tongass National Forest - Proposed Plan Amendment

The Tongass National Forest (Tongass) is amending the 2008 Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan (Forest Plan). The USDA formally established a Federal Advisory Committee (Tongass Advisory Committee) to advise the Secretary and Chief on transitioning the Tongass National Forest to young growth forest management. 

Just for Kids

Imagine a coastal rainforest, wet, mossy, teeming with life, and –intact.  Pull on your rubber boots, we are going on a hike-to get to know the Tongass!

LIVE - Steep Creek Fish Cam

A live, underwater view of Steep Creek near the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska. See how Tongass Fisheries Biologist Pete Schneider sets up the cam here. During the winter and spring months you will find beautiful photos of fish and the management process for the Steep Creek Fish Cam.